Friday, February 21, 2014

J/80 Worlds Registration Open!

2014 J80 worlds in annapolis, md (Annapolis, MD)- The USA J/80 Class has announced they've opened for registration the 2014 J/80 World Championship being held September 28th to October 4th, 2014 at Eastport YC in Annapolis, MD.  More J/80 Worlds information and the registration link can be found on the J/80 Worlds website.

Furthermore, the USA J/80 Class has outlined a 2014 J/80 World Circuit for you J/80 enthusiasts and believe they have a great slate of events, especially with a few events being held at the Worlds venue, to promote practice and familiarization of the sailing area.  The 2014 J/80 Worlds Circuit is as follows:
  • Jan 19-24- Key West Race Week & J/80 Midwinters- Key West, FL
  • Mar 21-23- Davis Island Yacht Club Regatta- Tampa, FL
  • Apr 10-13- Charleston Race Week- Charleston, SC
  • May 3-5- Annapolis NOODs- Annapolis, MD
  • May 30- Jun 1- J/Jamboree, May 30- Annapolis, MD
  • Aug 30- Sep 1- J/80 East Coasts- Annapolis YC- Annapolis, MD
  • Sep 10-14- J/80 North Americans- Annapolis YC- Annapolis, MD
  • Sep 28 - Oct 5- J/80 World Championship- Eastport YC- Annapolis, MD
There will be an Overall Circuit Champion and Runner-Up Award. Boats need to compete in at least 50% of the races to qualify. Finishes will be weighted in accordance with regatta class size to keep it fair using a “high point” system for each race.

Chris Chadwick, J/80 USA Class Secretary (owner of USA 59 “CHURCH KEY”) commented, “Please let us know if you have any questions. We look forward to hearing from you and seeing you on the water!”  Chris can be reached @ email- or you can contact other USA J/80 Class Officers here.